The Center for Arab American Philanthropy (CAAP) is currently accepting letters of inquiry from Arab American nonprofits for general operating support. CAAP will award grants up to a maximum of $5,000 each for Arab American organizations that fall within the following two focus areas: Arts, Culture & Media OR Human Services, Education & Advocacy.

To be eligible for a grant from the Community Grantmaking Fund your organization must:

  1. Be a U.S. based Arab American nonprofit serving the Arab American community. CAAP defines an Arab American nonprofit as an organization that self-identifies as Arab American, and has a majority Arab American representation among the leadership of the organization and the populations served.
  2. Have an annual budget of less than $3,500,000.
  3. Currently have valid 501(c)(3) status with the IRS.

All LOIs must be received by 11:59pm on Thursday, February 21, 2019. 

You can view our previous grantees here for inspiration. Please contact us with any questions.